KOMO Television is seeking a passionate News Researcher to help our award-winning Seattle news team create in-depth content for all platforms. This detail-oriented individual will be responsible for digging into a broad range of local, regional and national topics and helping our journalists find unique details and elements for their stories. This position requires strong computer and writing skills, plus an understanding of how to search for answers and information. The ideal candidate is naturally curious and a team-player who enjoys collaborating on multiple projects, sometimes under deadline pressure.
• Bachelor's degree in Journalism, public policy, or similar field
• 1-3 years' experience in government and/or political reporting is preferred
• Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and data analytics
The hourly compensation range for this role is $26.45 to $28.85. Final compensation for this role will be determined by various factors such as a candidate's relevant work experience, skills, certifications, and geographic location. Full time positions are eligible for benefits that include participation in a retirement plan, quarterly and annual incentive plan bonuses, life and disability insurance, health, dental and vision plans, flexible spending accounts, 15 paid vacation days, 2 paid personal days, 9 paid holidays, 40 hours of paid sick leave, parental leave, and employee stock purchase plan.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r1x330-3-214-184-223-42 in your application.